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Where did the English Tye family come from? What is the English Tye family crest and coat of arms? When did the Tye family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Tye family history?

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Tye, Tee, Tyes, Tigh and others.

First found in Nottingham where they were known as the Barons Tyes and even before the Conquest were a family great significance in that shire and in the county of Rutland.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tye research. Another 299 words(21 lines of text) covering the years 1299, 1313, 1321, 1324, 1342, 1350, 1505, 1572, and 1620 are included under the topic Early Tye History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 57 words(4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tye Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the Tye family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 132 words(9 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tye Settlers in United States in the 17th Century


  • Richard Tye settled in Virginia in 1642
  • Richard Tye, who arrived in Virginia in 1642
  • Mary Tye, who landed in Virginia in 1661
  • Margtt Tye, who arrived in Virginia in 1663
  • Suan Tye, who landed in Virginia in 1663


Tye Settlers in United States in the 18th Century


  • Nicholas Tye settled in Philadelphia in 1738
  • Nicholas Tye, aged 24, landed in Pennsylvania in 1738

Tye Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Michael Tye, aged 25, arrived in St Louis, Missouri in 1839
  • Jane Tye, who came to New York in 1861

Tye Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century


  • George A. Tye, who came to Ontario in 1871
  • A. William Tye, who came to Ontario in 1871
  • Anna Tye, who came to Ontario in 1871
  • Charles Tye, who arrived in Toronto in 1871
  • Daniel Tye, who came to Ontario in 1871


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  • Joe Tye, American businessman, CEO of Values Coach Inc
  • Larry Tye, American non-fiction author and journalist, best known for his biography Satchel: The Life and Times of an American Legend
  • Michael Tye, American philosopher at the University of Texas
  • Colonel Tye (1753-1780), African-American slave, Loyalist leader in the American Revolution
  • John Tye (1848-1905), English cricketer
  • Jame Tye, Director General British Safety Council


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  3. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
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  5. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  6. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  7. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  8. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  9. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
  10. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
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The Tye Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tye Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 12 June 2013 at 15:10.

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